Around 6:30 pm tonight several emergency personnel were responding to a serious accident on the West side.
It happened in the area of Auburn and Central.
Reports of an auto accident near this location and at least 1 person is injured.
The person is reported to be unconscious and bleeding from the head and is now having a seizure.
Please avoid the area, or expect delays.
The Rockford Police Department advises you to AVOID Auburn Street and Central Avenue (north bound lanes) due to a current traffic issue. Auburn St and Central Ave north bound lanes are closed and will require a detour of traffic for the next several hours. The suggested alternate route is Kilburn Ave or Springfield Ave.